Zhou Enlai

1898 - 1976

Zhou Enlai

Zhou Enlai (5 March 1898 – 8 January 1976) was the first Premier of the People's Republic of China. Zhou was China's head of government, serving from October 1949 until his death in January 1976. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zhou Enlai has received more than 1,869,294 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 453rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Zhou Enlai ranks 449 out of 14,801Before him are Robert Schuman, Valerian, Goliath, Constantius II, Christian VII of Denmark, and Tiberius Gracchus. After him are Honorius, James II of England, Patrice Lumumba, Sukarno, Mahidevran, and Constantius Chlorus.

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Among people born in 1898, Zhou Enlai ranks 10Before him are Golda Meir, Sergei Eisenstein, Federico García Lorca, Alvar Aalto, M. C. Escher, and Enzo Ferrari. After him are Herbert Marcuse, George Gershwin, C. S. Lewis, Umm Kulthum, William James Sidis, and Tamara de Lempicka. Among people deceased in 1976, Zhou Enlai ranks 9Before him are Martin Heidegger, Howard Hughes, Werner Heisenberg, Alvar Aalto, Luchino Visconti, and Max Ernst. After him are Bernard Montgomery, Fritz Lang, Jean Gabin, J. Paul Getty, Ulrike Meinhof, and André Malraux.

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In China

Among people born in China, Zhou Enlai ranks 32 out of 921Before him are Du Fu (712), Kangxi Emperor (1654), Hu Jintao (1942), Qianlong Emperor (1711), Zhuang Zhou (-369), and Yongle Emperor (1360). After him are Zhu Xi (1130), Hongwu Emperor (1328), Emperor Wu of Han (-156), Bodhidharma (483), Toshiro Mifune (1920), and Emperor Taizong of Tang (598).


Among politicians born in China, Zhou Enlai ranks 16Before him are Xi Jinping (1953), Wu Zetian (624), Kangxi Emperor (1654), Hu Jintao (1942), Qianlong Emperor (1711), and Yongle Emperor (1360). After him are Hongwu Emperor (1328), Emperor Wu of Han (-156), Emperor Taizong of Tang (598), Emperor Gaozu of Han (-256), Sun Quan (182), and Nurhaci (1559).

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